Untited Lens Granted TIF Agreement

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By Sarah Champagne, Managing Editor SOUTHBRIDGE – Town Council approved a tax increment financing agreement (TIF) for United Lens Monday, Oct. 29. The agreement pertains to a $15 million upgrade to the manufacturer’s facility located at 259 Worcester Street. That amount will be used to build a central utility building […]

Southbridge elects four to Town Council

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Newcomers top the ballot, “Experience” falls short By Citizen Chronicle Writers editor@TheCitizenChronicle.com SOUTHBRIDGE — In a crowded field of contenders that included both familiar names and new faces, three of the four winners of Town Council seats are new to the town’s governing board. David Adams, John Daniel, and Kristen […]

Town Council Candidates Grab A Slice With Voters

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By Kaitlin Servant Citizen Chronicle Writer SOUTHBRIDGE – Thursday evening, several Town Council candidates and citizens gathered informally at Great Oak Pizza. The event was coordinated by Councilor Esteban Carrasco, Jr who is one of three candidates running for a single one-year seat. In addition to Carrasco, Councilor Kristen Auclair […]

Southbridge Town Council Candiates Debate Local Issues

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Ten candidates for town council and one unopposed candidate for School Committee presented their views to Southbridge voters at town hall May 31. The “round-robin” style event was co-organized by the Southbridge Republican and Democratic town committees. Bob Chernisky introduced the event by commenting on the cooperative activities of the […]

Southbridge Town Council Candidate: John Daniel

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John Daniel Candidate for three-year term on the Southbridge Town Council John Daniel, aged 60, spent 30 years as an educator and an assistant principal. The self-described moderate Democrat has never run for public office before, but is currently serving as a citizen member of the Town Council’s Education and […]